3.2 Refill Limitations

HHSC allows prescription refills based on the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) drug schedule as outlined below.

DEA Schedule Refill Limitations

No schedule

Original prescription plus 11 refills within 365 days from the written date of the original prescription

Schedule 3, 4, 5 Original prescription plus 5 refills within 185 days from the written date the original prescription